OvareGroup CEO Joins Greater Louisville Inc.’s Board of Directors
June 1, 2021 – Jordan F. Reber, Chairman and CEO of OvareGroup, and two other local business leaders were voted in to serve as directors on Greater Louisville Inc.’s (GLI) Board of Directors. Reber joins Kimberly Halbauer, Regional President of Fifth Third Bank N.A. (Kentucky) and Matt Ward, Market President of Truist, for a three-year term.
“We are thrilled to welcome all three of these local leaders to our Board. They represent some of the top companies in our region and will provide an important perspective in guiding our work to represent the Greater Louisville business community,” said Sarah Davasher-Wisdom, President and CEO of GLI.
Reber leads OvareGroup, a private holding company that pairs specialty firms in content development, marketing technology and strategic services with an entrepreneurial venture capital division, all aligned to build extraordinary brands. OvareGroup’s founding agency is famed Louisville advertising firm Scoppechio, which works with a range of prominent local and global clients.
“GLI’s Board of Directors plays an important role in shaping our regional economy and executing forward-thinking initiatives and policies to create a strong and innovative future for our region,” said Jennifer Willis, Chair of the GLI Board of Directors and Commercial Regional President of Humana. “I strongly believe each of these new directors will help provide strategic direction to lead GLI and its mission forward throughout their terms.”
As a private, non-profit 501©(6) organization, GLI is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors consisting of 53 voting members and 30 non-voting members. The Executive Committee of the Board is made up of 11 elected members from the Board of Directors.